Infinity Pool floods the senses with extreme and graphic imagery that pushes the boundaries of mainstream cinema. Director/writer Brandon Cronenberg excoriates entitled excess through a hedonistic voyage of carnal sadism. A meek protagonist is thrust into a Faustian bargain with little understanding of the diabolical true stakes. The twisted onslaught overpowers as the narrative struggles to keep afloat. A wicked and alluring Mia Goth saves the film with a tempestuous performance. She's superbly sinister as the devil on your shoulder that transforms innocence into withering regret.
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